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Family Tax Benefit Part A rate increase — not proceeding

The Government will not proceed with the previously announced measure to increase the rate of Family Tax Benefit (FTB).

Information update: This Budget measure is not subject to the passage of legislation.

Description of the measure

The Government will not proceed with the previously announced measure to increase the rate of Family Tax Benefit (FTB).

This previous measure was also aligning the Youth Allowance under 18 at home rate with FTB Part A.

This previous measure was never implemented.

Questions and answers

Whom does this measure affect?

There are no changes to current payments.

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Page last updated: 15 May 2017

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